Eric Frein trial: Sniper manual found in suspect's room after barracks ambush

Attorneys for Frein, charged in the 2014 ambush slaying of Pennsylvania Police Cpl. Frein was captured following a 48-day manhunt. State police troopers are telling a jury what they found inside the northeastern Pennsylvania home of an anti-governm... More..

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Truck rams into crowd in Stockholm

Swedish authorities earlier said they could not immediately provide a death toll or say how many people were injured but later said four people had been killed and at least 15 others injured. "Today we have bee...More..

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Bangladesh PM accorded ceremonial welcome

The two South Asian leaders are expected to discuss framework on civil nuclear energy agreement which will provide for extensive cooperation in the sector, including setting up of nuclear reactors in Bangladesh...More..

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Ahmed Kathrada-Zuma Funeral Controversy: President Banned From Attending, Family Says

The then 34 years old Kathrada spent the next 18 years with Nelson Mandela, Govan Mbeki , Walter Sisulu, Andrew Mlangeni, Ray Mhlaba, Dennis Goldberg and Elias Motsoaledi in the isolation section, known as B S...More..

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Cracks form in Trump administration's relationship with Russian Federation after strike against Syria

Speaking to Anadolu Agency, he said such actions were necessary to "put an end to the Assad regime's tyranny". Fifty-nine Tomahawk missiles from two American warships in the Mediterranean were directed at...More..

Pro-life, religious freedom leaders cheer confirmation of Neil Gorsuch
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Pro-life, religious freedom leaders cheer confirmation of Neil Gorsuch

Gorsuch was confirmed by the Senate early Friday, 54 to 45. The missing 100th vote was that of Sen. Republican Johnny Isakson of Georgia did not vote. The White House says he will be sworn in Monday during a pr...More..

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Gibraltar traffic jams as Brexit row heats up

A decision by the European Union to grant Spain a role in shaping agreements on the future of the British enclave in the Mediterranean has Gibraltarians like Montegriffo anxious about the influence the Iberia...More..

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Trudeau extends Canada's condolences to Sweden after Stockholm attack

He added that the truck then slammed into a pillar at the Ahlens City department store. He says "I looked out of the store and saw a big truck". Swedish police confirmed three have been killed and eight inj...More..

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Trump, Xi meet for first time

As the two leaders wrapped up a Florida summit overshadowed by US missile strikes in Syria overnight, Xi joined Trump in stressing the positive mood of the meetings while papering over deep differences that hav...More..

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Donald Trump's Controversial Syria Strike: Who's For it and Who's Against It?

A Tomahawk missile streaks towards Syria. Alaa Alyousef, a 27-year old resident of Khan Sheikhoun, said the us missile attack "alleviates a small part of our suffering", but he said he anxious it would be...More..

Falklands Analogy Sparks Brexit war of Words over Gibraltar
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Falklands Analogy Sparks Brexit war of Words over Gibraltar

Brexit does not really change the debate over Gibraltar's sovereignty . Spain's acting foreign minister, José Manuel García-Margallo, warned that his country would demand control of Gibraltar the "very nex...More..

French president denounces rival's claims of dirty tricks
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

French president denounces rival's claims of dirty tricks

When asked if he meant politicians were behind the reports , Fillon said: "I will go much further". Mr Hollande, France's first president not to seek re-election since the introduction of universal suffrage i...More..

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Trump defends attack on Syria; demands 'end the slaughter'

Asghar of Dearborn said Trump could be using military might to distract from the stumbles seen during his first months in office. When Gohoul and other Syrians speak of America's "lies" and games, they refe...More..

Dalai Lama visits Tawang monastery, angering China
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Dalai Lama visits Tawang monastery, angering China

The Indian government has insisted the visit is purely religious and pointed out that the Dalai Lama has been to Tawang before, accusing China of creating an "artificial controversy". Chief Minister Pema Khan...More..

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Airstrikes on Syria might also send message to North Korea

SEOUL-North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the waters off its east coast on Wednesday, U.S. and South Korean officials said , amid worries that the North might soon conduct banned nuclear or long-range r...More..

Trump to make China state visit, says top USA diplomat
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trump to make China state visit, says top USA diplomat

Discussions between Trump and Xi over North Korea came days after Trump warned that the United States was prepared to act unilaterally to stop North Korea's nuclear program from advancing further should China b...More..

London attack: police make two more 'significant arrests'
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

London attack: police make two more 'significant arrests'

At least 50 people were injured in the attack and 31 required hospital treatment, counter-terrorism commander Mark Rowley said . Two are still in a critical condition, and one person is considered to have life...More..

US Senate committee to question 20 in Russian Federation probe
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

US Senate committee to question 20 in Russian Federation probe

The senator noted that within the last 24 hour, a second attempt was made against former members of his campaign team who had access to internal information. "It's not kinetic, but its definitely part of the ...More..

Marine Le Pen strives to rebrand Front National as Jewish defence party
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Marine Le Pen strives to rebrand Front National as Jewish defence party

Polls show only a third of French voters support scrapping the euro, many of them anxious about the impact of a devaluation which would hit their savings and spur inflation. A final debate scheduled for 20 Apri...More..

More explosives turn up in Russian Federation apartment search
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

More explosives turn up in Russian Federation apartment search

Irina Medyantseva, 50, a well-known doll-maker in the city, was fatally wounded while shielding her daughter, her relatives said. Investigators said Djalilov - believed to be a Russian citizen born in the C...More..

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US adds just 98K jobs; unemployment falls to a low 4.5 pct

The BLS' report did not return positive news for February's figures either, as. Average hourly earnings increased 5 cents or 0.2 per cent in March, which lowered the year-on-year increase to 2.7 per cent. The...More..

Trump, Xi meet again - in shadow of missile strikes
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Trump, Xi meet again - in shadow of missile strikes

President Trump has chose to hold the meeting at a luxurious resort. "That he is not going to sit around and spend an enormous amount of time weighing through things". While Trump would not say what he wants ...More..

CM flays Shiv Sena MPs' attack on Gajapathi Raju
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

CM flays Shiv Sena MPs' attack on Gajapathi Raju

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut backed Gaikwad and said that he won't run away and will speak on the matter on the floor of the house on Thursday. The Shiv Sena today threatened to disrupt the Lok Sabha if dom...More..

National Library Week to begin April 10
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

National Library Week to begin April 10

Elected officials, small business owners, students and the public at large depend upon libraries and the resources they offer to address the needs of their communities. We are offering a story time for younger ...More..

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N.Korea test-fires missile into sea ahead of Trump-Xi summit

The letters read on top left " North Korea fired a ballistic missile". Known as "Pukguksong-2" in North Korea, it's a newly developed, solid-fuel missile whose first publicly known test occurred in February. U...More..

U.N. Secretary General calls for more aid as people flee Mosul
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

U.N. Secretary General calls for more aid as people flee Mosul

After launching the operation to retake Mosul in October, Iraq declared eastern Mosul liberated in January. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but Daesh (ISIL) terrorist group has c...More..

Trump Undermines Obama's Clean Power Plan
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Trump Undermines Obama's Clean Power Plan

The Trump administration argues on the White House website that its actions will prevent $39 billion in electricity hikes, allow 242 million tons of coal to benefit the American economy, and disbands the Inte...More..

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Made tremendous progress in ties with China

Many blue-collar workers helped propel him to his unexpected election victory on Nov 8 and Mr Trump is under pressure to deliver for them. In remarks to reporters aboard Air Force One, Trump said the roughly ...More..

US Allies Support Airstrikes on Syrian Military Targets
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

US Allies Support Airstrikes on Syrian Military Targets

Russia has several dozen warplanes and batteries of air-defense missiles at its base in Syria, and Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Maj. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the goal of the US military ac...More..

Dozens of United States missiles hit air base in Syria
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Dozens of United States missiles hit air base in Syria

There was support on both sides of the aisle for the strike ordered by President Trump Thursday night, targeting an airfield near Homs, Syria . Here is a look at reaction around the world to the USA missile ...More..

Oakland Fire: 3 dead, multiple injuries in 4-alarm blaze
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Oakland Fire: 3 dead, multiple injuries in 4-alarm blaze

One of the victims has been identified by the coroner's bureau as Edwarn Anderson, 64, of Oakland. How many more people will die due to Oakland's dysfunctional fire- and code-inspection system? A second victim ...More..

Russian Warships Heads Toward US Destroyers That Launched Strikes Into Syria
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Russian Warships Heads Toward US Destroyers That Launched Strikes Into Syria

Russian Federation is deploying a missile-armed frigate to the Mediterranean Sea, where two US destroyers fired missiles targeting a Syrian airbase Thursday night. Earlier, the Admiral Grigorovich frigate par...More..

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Larson To Congress: Get With The Program On Syria

Trump said that "as long as America stands for justice, then peace and harmony will, in the end, prevail". Images from the attack drew global condemnation and are said to have spurred Trump to take military a...More..

Japan slams North Korean missile launch
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Japan slams North Korean missile launch

Pyongyang is on a quest to develop a long-range missile capable of hitting the USA mainland with a nuclear warhead, and has so far staged five nuclear tests, two of them a year ago. Experts and officials in the...More..

Dogs Are Increasingly Attacking Mail Carriers
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Dogs Are Increasingly Attacking Mail Carriers

After Los Angeles, the worst cities for postal worker dog bite in 2016 were Houston, Cleveland, and San Diego. Dog attacks on postal workers rose a year ago the highest in three decades, as internet shopping ...More..